Pakistan - Monsoon rains update (DG ECHO, NDMA, PMD) (ECHO Daily Flash of 03 September 2020)

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  • Torrential rainfall continues to affect Pakistan, causing floods, triggering landslides and leading to an increasing number of casualties and damage.
  • Over 31 August - 1 September, at least 13 people died and 27 have been injured following flash floods and landslides in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province.
  • Since the beginning of the monsoon season, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) reports 189 fatalities, 128 injuries and 2,245 damaged houses.
  • Heavy rain is forecast over most of northern and northeastern Provinces on 3-4 September.